Wednesday , 3 June 2020

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3 Reasons Why You Should Still Consider Samsung’s Galaxy S20 Ultra

It’s still one of the best flagships available this 2020 We’re almost at the halfway point of 2020, and we’ve already a couple of really great and compelling flagships launched even in the middle of the pandemic. But as spoiled as we are for choice, Samsung’s top-of-the-line Galaxy S20 Ultra should still be top of mind if you have the …

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Huawei Announces Promos for the Y6p, Y5p, and MatePad T

All three will be available on June 1 Huawei is making its latest entry-model devices starting June 1. To entice customers, Huawei is bundling a bunch of freebies for the Y6p, Y5p, and MatePad T. Those getting the Y6p and Y5p via Lazada and Shopee will get the following: Colorful Speaker (first come, first served), 15GB Huawei Cloud storage for …

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Samsung adds Apple Music to its Smart TVs

More music streaming platforms to choose from Samsung adds more features to its Smart TV offerings by adding support for Apple Music. This makes the Korean tech giant the first brand to add Apple Music to TVs. The update will be available to Samsung’s Smart TVs from 2018 onwards. These include the N, R, and T series, Lifestyle TVs, QLED …

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Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro Sold out in 10 Minutes During Initial Availability

Another great feat for the young brand After becoming official in the Philippines last May 27, Realme achieved a new feat for its latest mid-range smartphones: both the Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro sold out 10 minutes upon being available in Lazada after the livestream launch. “We would like to thank our fans for their unwavering enthusiasm and support, …

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OPPO Announces Evangelion-Themed Ace2 And Accessories

Limited to 10,000 units globally OPPO has officially unveiled the Ace2 Evangelion Edition in China—and the collection even includes Evangelion-themed accessories as well. Starting off with the Ace2, OPPO dressed up its gaming phone in a purple and green motif to match the colors of the EVA-01. Aside from the phone’s unique design, it comes with an equally cool capsule-shaped …

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GrabCar to Resume Operations on June 1

New safety policies will be implemented Following the announcement that Metro Manila will be placed under General Community Quarantine on June 1, Grab announced that it will be resuming GrabCar services and implement policies to comply with the government’s health and safety regulations. The new policies are as follows: Grab’s mobility service offerings will be simplified to either: GrabCar (GrabPay) …

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Galaxy M31 Releasing in the Philippines on May 29

To kick off with a one-day-only promo After it was teased last week, Samsung Philippines officially announced the availability of the big-batteried Galaxy M31. Confirming the Lazada listing we saw the other day, the Galaxy M31 will retail for Php 13,990 and will have a promo once it becomes available on May 29. Those buying the Galaxy M31 at Samsung’s online …

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The Redmi Display 1A is an Affordable Bezel-Less Monitor

An ideal monitor for WFH setups? Redmi surprises everyone by launching their first computer monitor with the Redmi Display 1A. Like all of their other offerings, the Redmi Display 1A offers great value for money: for CNY 599 (~Php 4.3k), you get a 23.8-inch monitor with 7.3mm slim bezels, making it ideal for multi-monitor setups. The panel itself is of …

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Opensignal: 4G Connectivity in the Philippines Resilient During Quarantine

Users in urban areas experienced better connectivity during the pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the Philippines to undergo community quarantine, causing a surge in data consumption for streaming services like Netflix and YouTube. How did the surge affect overall connectivity? According to Opensignal’s report, 4G video experience declined in urban areas nationwide by 7.2% and in rural areas by …

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Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro Review: 90Hz Displays For The Masses

Are these two phones worth it? Realme has officially launched and priced its two newest mid-range champions today, and both are really compelling phones considering the price. The Realme 6 and Realme 6 Pro are the first phones we’ve seen this year in the Philippines that have fast refresh rate displays that don’t cost an arm and a leg – …

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